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Augusta, Maine is located in Kennebec County. Zip codes in Augusta, ME include 04338, 04333, and 04330. The median home price in Augusta is $139,900. More Augusta information.

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This Hour: Here's the latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news from The Associated Press

Maine's attorney general says a police officer was acting in defense of himself and others when he fatally shot a 66-year-old man in Windham.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Man who lived years as hermit adjusts to society

A photographer who says he was assaulted by Justin Bieber's bodyguard on a Hawaii beach last year is suing the pop singer for assault and negligence.

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Boston.com

Man who lived as hermit adjusting to society

This April 2013 booking photo released by the Kennebec County Sheriff's Office in Augusta, Maine, shows Christopher Knight, arrested Thursday, April 4, 2013, while stealing food from a camp in Rome, Maine.

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SFGate

Maine House Speaker's bills target aging issues

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Sun Journal

Riverview psychiatric patient charged with attacking nurse

A patient at the state-run Riverview Psychiatric Center in Augusta is facing an aggravated assault charge after allegedly using a chair to attack his nurse.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

CNN

Mentally ill: How do you know they won't kill again?

Chuck Petrucelly lives in a supervised apartment in Augusta, Maine, after 4A1 2 years of treatment.

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Bangor Daily News

Work to begin on Western Avenue overpass in Augusta

AUGUSTA, Maine - Joint repair and wearing surface work will begin in Augusta on the Western Avenue overpass over Interstate 95 in the evening and overnight hours beginning on The work will be at the intersection of Whitten Road and Western Avenue, with traffic being shifted to one lane each night through

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Give Toxics the Boot

Earlier this year, firefighters in Augusta, Maine joined together at the Augusta firehouse to bring attention to the need for stricter regulations on flame retardants and other toxic chemicals that firefighters believe are causing cancer and other diseases.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Wounded soldier to skydive with Maine first lady

In this Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 photo, Staff Sgt. Travis Mills arrives at the Blaine House in Augusta, Maine.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Nashua Telegraph

Some Maine welfare applicants to be drug-tested

Maine will soon require welfare applicants and recipients who've been convicted of drug-related felonies to be tested for drugs to ensure that taxpayer dollars aren't being spent to enable an addiction, Gov. Paul LePage said Wednesday.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Free Republic

This diner gives 15% off if you pray over your meal

The pious proof has been delivered unto the social media masses in the form of a picture of a receipt from the restaurant, showing a 15% discount applied for "Praying in Public."

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Nashua Telegraph

Drunken driving crackdown among new Maine laws

A new Maine law that aims to crack down on people with multiple drunken driving violations is among several that kick in Friday, roughly three months after the Democratic-led Legislature wrapped up its short, combative session.

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The Harbor Times Soup

Healed a broken heart - House of Glory Fellowship this Sunday August 3rd, Augusta Maine

Our mothly Eastgate House of Glory Fellowship is this Sunday, August 3rd. I especially love the presence of the Lord that prevails during Lisa's soaking time from 2:00 -3:30.

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Foster's Daily Democrat

Beware of fraudulent unclaimed-property postcards

Postcards sent from a Colorado address, promising to return unclaimed property to rightful owners, are not being sent by the Office of the State Treasurer, according to Maine Treasurer Neria Douglass.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

State of Maine

Treasurer Douglass Warns of Suspicious, Unofficial Unclaimed Property ...

Treasurer Douglass Warns of Suspicious, Unofficial Unclaimed Property Postcards from Outside Maine; Official Notices will soon be Mailed from Augusta, Maine AUGUSTA – Postcards sent from a Colorado address, promising to return unclaimed property to rightful owners, are not being sent by the Office of the State Treasurer, according to Maine ... (more)

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Bangor Daily News

$55 million Capital Judicial Center to unite Augusta courts, judicial offices

Maine Supreme Judicial Court Justice Joseph M. Jabar and Maine Attorney General Janet Mills look out an upper-story window at the new Capital Judicial Center under construction in Augusta on Thursday.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Judiciary committee endorses nominees to state Supreme Court, Superior Court

Maine Deputy Attorney General William Stokes smiles, and his wife Diane Doyen applauds, as the Judiciary Committee unanimously votes to recommend him for a judgeship on the Superior Court in Augusta on Thursday.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

State of Maine

Maine Secretary of State Matt Dunlap Announces Opening of New Bureau...

Maine Secretary of State Matt Dunlap Announces Opening of New Bureau of Motor Vehicle Office in Rumford to Replace Location in Mexico AUGUSTA, Maine – The anticipated relocation of western Maine's most important Bureau of Motor Vehicles office will finally become reality on August 4th, 2014.

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